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Sabor Mexicano Vacation Retreat, Event Center and Organic Farm

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms6
Half Baths1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Russian River Destination Vacation Home and Organic Farm

NEW LOWER WEEKDAY RATES -- now 20% off!

Welcome to Sabor Mexicano! Enjoy a serene experience (or have an exciting adventure) at this 130-acre Farm, Retreat and Event Center in Sonoma County. Nestled in a fertile valley near the Russian River, this historic Colonel Armstrong Home, was built in 1890 and has been completely renovated and recently opened to the public for the first time.

Lodging and full amenities for up to 12 adults and 3 children. If you would like to bring additional guests please contact us, as we can offer other options.

Located on Fife Creek, the farm is adjacent to the majestic Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve and close to many classic Californian attractions. Come up and enjoy the weekend – or even a week! We welcome your booking request for any time of year.

PERFECT FOR A VARIETY OF SPECIAL EVENTS: The property is a unique and idyllic retreat spot with gorgeous views and peaceful surroundings, making it the ultimate setting for garden parties, receptions, anniversaries, birthdays, reunions, and business, yoga and meditation retreats, or simply as your next incredible escape from the city.

PROPERTY INFORMATION:

The Location:

* 1 ½ hours from San Francisco

* 5 minute walk to Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve where you can

marvel at the majestic Redwoods

* 5 minute drive to the Russian River resort town of Guerneville

* 20 minute drive to Jenner by the Sea where the river meets the ocean

The Farm:

* 130 acres nestled in a fertile valley along Fife Creek

* Beautiful organic farm with: tomatoes, chili peppers, cucumbers,

cilantro, purslane, spinach, corn, broccoli, watermelon, garlic, onion, cabbage and

apples

* Supplies Cancun Restaurant in Berkeley and Tlaloc in San Francisco, and used to create Sabor Mexicano Homemade Chips and Salsa, found in many local stores

The Property features:

* Outstanding view of the surrounding hilltops

* Expansive lawn ideal for a wedding, garden party, or other special event

* Hiking trails winding through a forest of Redwood, Madrone and Douglas Fir

ACCOMMODATIONS: Enjoy plenty of space and modern amenities in this unique and historic setting. Decorated with an eclectic mix of Mexican art and local antiques, as well as with beds made of reclaimed wood from Colonel Armstrong's original home! Accommodations Include:

* 5 bedrooms, each sleeping 2 people

* Sleeping loft for children, off the master bedroom

* Lovely living room with murphy and trundle beds

* Spacious great room with fireplace, sofas & large wooden farm table, perfect for

meetings and sharing large meals

* 6 1/2 bathrooms

* State-of-the-art kitchen with commercial stove & wine closet

* Brick back patio & 3-tiered front patio for lounging, eating, yoga and meetings

* 2 fireplaces, outdoor fire pit, large built-in grill and pizza oven

* High-speed Internet available throughout the house

TO DO ON THE PROPERTY:

* Have a picnic, potluck or special celebration, massage, yoga or meditation class

* Pick produce from the garden for your next farm-to-table meal

* Cook in the newly remodeled kitchen

* Lounge with a good book and glass of wine

* Enjoy the late afternoon sun from the porch overlooking the lush gardens

* Sit around the campfire and share stories about the day's exciting adventures!

RECREATION ACTIVITIES IN THE AREA: Sabor Mexicano is the perfect place to have an unforgettable adventure! Besides being a picturesque retreat, the farm is close to a plethora of exciting activities, including:

* award-winning restaurants, sustainable wineries, creameries, bakeries, breweries & farmers' markets

* antique shops, art galleries, movies, dancing, live music & theater

* canoeing, kayaking, rafting, tubing, paddle boating & boarding

* ocean boating, fishing, surfing, kiteboarding & scuba diving

* rock climbing, ziplines, sky bridges, ballooning & skydiving

* hiking, biking, mountain biking, ice skating & horseback riding

* swimming, basketball, tennis, golf, horseshoes, shuffleboard & miniature golf

* zen meditation center, yoga, massage, fitness centers & spas

* green tours, parks, gardens, scenic drives & historic Fort Ross

* whale watching, beachcombing, birdwatching, wildflower viewing, photography and more!

MEDIA COVERAGE:

* Green Traveler Guides:

mexicano,

TESTIMONIALS: "Sabor Mexicano Farms is a magical and special hide-away. This enchanting place invites you to explore the beauty of nature while providing a warm, cozy and safe place to rest your head. Relax, unwind and embrace the power of living the good life!" Lynne Williams, Events Coordinator at Impact Hub Oakland. More testimonials are below, in the “Unique Benefits” section, and also please check out our stellar VRBO reviews!

AVAILABLE TOURS: To help you discover the rich surrounding area please consider booking a tour through Bay Area Green Tours. Their entertaining and educational offerings include:

* Organic Farms

* Artisan Cheese

* Wine & Cheese

* River, Ocean & Redwoods

* Nature Walk with a Renowned Local Naturalist

* Field to Forest

* Fibershed: Local Artisan Fibers & Dyes

* and more -- please inquire for details!

NON-PROFIT SUPPORT: A portion of your rental proceeds helps support Bay Area Green Tours (www.bayareagreentours.org) whose mission is to provide educational tours and events that demonstrate the sustainable economy in action, inspire support of local green businesses, and empower people to incorporate environmental responsibility and social justice into their personal and professional lives.

More Details

Owner
Batya Gelfand
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

Location

Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Guernville
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Monte Rio
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Guerneville
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Russian River & Sonoma Coast
Car: recommended

RECREATION ACTIVITIES IN THE AREA: Sabor Mexicano Vacation Retreat, Event Center and Organic Farm is the perfect place to have an unforgettable adventure! Besides being a picturesque retreat, the farm is close to many classic Californian attractions and a plethora of exciting recreation activities, including:

* Armstrong Redwoods Park, only minutes away -- take a deep breath and enjoy the unique energy of the towering Redwoods

* The Russian River - two miles away

* Jenner By The Sea - the dramatic spot where the river meets the ocean

* Award-winning restaurants, sustainable wineries, creameries, bakeries, breweries & farmers' markets

* Antique shops, art galleries, dancing, live music & theater

* Canoeing, kayaking, rafting, tubing, paddle boating & boarding

* Ocean boating, fishing, surfing & kite boarding

* Rock climbing, zip lines, sky bridges, ballooning & skydiving

* Hiking, biking, mountain biking, ice skating & horseback riding

* Swimming, basketball, tennis, golf, skate park, horseshoes, shuffleboard & miniature golf

* Zen meditation, yoga, massage & spas

* Parks, gardens, scenic drives & historic Fort Ross

* Whale watching, beachcombing, birdwatching, wildflower viewing, photography and more!

AVAILABLE TOURS: To help you discover the rich surrounding area and enjoy your trip even more, consider booking a tour through Bay Area Green Tours, the non-profit organization which facilitates Sabor Mexicano bookings. Their entertaining and educational offerings include:

* Organic Farms

* Artisan Cheese

* Wine & Cheese

* River, Ocean & Redwoods

* Nature Walk with a Renowned Local Naturalist

* Fibershed: Local Artisan Fibers & Dyes

* and more -- please inquire for details!

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation farmhouse rental in Guerneville, California

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 20 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 7 - toilet
  • 6.5 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Upstairs, sleeps 2
    Annex Bedroom A - 2 twin/ single , Downstairs, in house but accessed outside - most private
    Annex Bedroom B - 1 queen , Downstairs, in house but accessed outside - most private
    #1 Bedroom Which Shares Deck - 1 bunk bed , Upstairs, small room, sleeps 2
    #2 Bedroom Which Shares Deck - 2 twin/ single , Upstairs, 2 twin beds which can transform into 1 king bed
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation farmhouse rental in Guerneville, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$1,851
 
 
December holidays
Dec 22 2017 - Dec 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
C$1,851
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$1,481
From
C$1,851
Fri,Sat
C$9,995
C$33,315
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$462.71
Damage Insurance C$122.16
Damage Deposit C$616.95

Catering menu and cleaning service during your stay available upon request. Sonoma County TOT Certificate#: 1527N

For rentals that have more than 10 overnight guests, a flat fee of $75 will be added to the total due. Rates subject to change and negotiable until booked.

3 night minimum for certain holidays, including: Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day. 4 night minimum for major holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Eve. We will accept less than our minimum stay if the house is still available 30 days prior to your proposed booking.

CANCELLATION POLICY:​ Please note that our cancellation policy is different from the one VRBO states below (which we are not able to override). Our policy is the following: A thirty (30) day notice of cancellation is required in order to receive any refund. Cancellations made more than 30 days prior to the arrival date will incur a processing fee which will be 20% of the first payment. Cancellations or any changes to the booking that are made less than 30 days before the arrival date forfeit the advance payment(s). An early departure does not warrant any refund. Weather is not a condition for cancellation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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